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Balkanisateur (1997)
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Balkanisateur (1997)
Original name: Βαλκανιζατέρ
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Greece, Bulgaria, Switzerland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two friends from a small Greek town travel to Bulgaria and Switzerland, hoping they can gain money from the difference in foreign exchange rates.
Style: road movie
Plot: road trip, bank robbery, dancing, journey, fight, money, friendship, restaurant, corrupt cop, greek, alcohol, communism, ambition, poverty, happy ending, banker, satire, trip, capitalism, auto mechanic, night, nightlife, bar, mission, dinner ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: balkan, greece, athens greece, hellas, athens

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out road movie, humorous, realistic and semi serious films with plots about friendship, road trip, greek, satire, hellenic, on the road and restaurant mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Balkanisateur: Eftyhos... trellathika! (1961), Go Trabi Go (1991), Slam (2003), Safe Sex (1999), Gefsi apo... Ellada! (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Eftyhos... trellathika! (1961)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Charilaos Maraziotis (Nikos Stavridis) is a shopkeeper who owes the whole market and is in danger of going to jail, both because of his creditors and because of IKA and the tax administration. Iro is his secretary and fiancee, because she is poor, ...
Plot: girlfriend, factory owner, insanity, psychiatrist, money problems, mad, businessman, business, liquor, alcohol, factory, scheme ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: greece, athens greece, athens, hellas
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95%
 6.0
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Go Trabi Go (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Family Struutz lives in Bitterfeld (GDR). After the fall of the wall, they take the opportunity to go on holiday with their car, an old Trabant. They simply want to visit Italy. But there are some incidents during their journey. (IMDb)
Style: road movie
Plot: road trip, car, driving, nudist, truck driver, slap, woman, money, convertible, mercedes benz, mother daughter relationship, junkyard ...
Place: rome italy, bavaria, naples italy, italy, berlin germany ...
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94%
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Slam (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: If you want to know what is Slam, you have to come see it. Freaks, piercings, thongs and a lot of cream. 100% wild.
Style: road movie
Audience: teens
Plot: masturbation, road trip, adolescence, friendship, journalist, buddy, sex
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93%
 6.6
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Safe Sex (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A satire of life in modern Greece, presented through a series of different stories about sex. We see several couples and their relation with sex in parallel stories that come together in a hilarious way as the film progresses.
Style: sexy, sexual, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: couples, phone sex, couple relations, sexual relations, love and romance, gender, society, satire, sex addict, middle class, sex scene, adultery ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: greece, europe, athens, athens greece, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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Gefsi apo... Ellada! (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Anthology film with a number of sketches that satirize modern Greece.
Plot: everyday life, vignette, critic, singer, satire, flirting, deception, widow, flirt, sketch, night, money ...
Time: 80s
Place: greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Oi 900 tis Marinas (1961)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In a countryside village, a veteran politician, Damalas, and a young attorney, Ntinos, son of the village doctor, are rivals in the upcoming elections. Main controller of the political dispute is the all-powerful president of the village, Spyros ...
Plot: president, village, politician, voting, patriotism, integrity, respect, success, matchmaking, decision, choice, field ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: hellas, athens greece, athens, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Long Dumb Road (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two guys serendipitously meet at a time when they both find themselves at personal crossroads and decide to embark on an unplanned road trip across the American Southwest.
Style: funny, captivating, road movie, humorous, light ...
Plot: road trip, hitchhiking, on the road, nothing goes right, encounter, escapades, disorder, buddies, cross country, photographer, car won't start, knocked unconscious ...
Place: usa, las vegas, albuquerque new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Living Dangerously (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: West Germany, Greece
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A gifted electrician, Michalis Karamanos works for OTE - Greek Telecommunications Organization and it seems that he is the only one who hasn't been completely absorbed by the corrupt and all-devouring system. Acting as a member of the ...
Plot: terrorist, hostage, arrest, live broadcast, politics, computer, manifesto, programmer, athenian, hellenic, satire, greek ...
Time: 80s
Place: greece, hellas, athens, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Poisonous Women (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 98 min.
Story: It is a story of a normal, everyday Greek family that each member turns out to be wacko or gets wacko by the other members. The father is the stoic figure that accepts everything. The mother has a middle age crisis and takes advantage of her ...
Style: neurotic
Plot: sexual harassment, desire, rejection, milk, psychiatrist, nun costume, suicidal, pistol, kiss, meeting, hellenic, satire ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: greece, athens greece, athens, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The King of Gaffes (1962)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A very clever detective is on a mission to find a shipowner's daughter, having as a sole research element a mole on the girl's buttock.
Plot: hellenic, success, private investigator, investigation, summer, bicycle, affair, birthmark, port, assignment, investigator, beach ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: greece, hellas, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Oh No Not Rudy Again! (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: 55 year old Bernd is looking forward to a quiet weekend at the lake with his best friend Klaus, 56 and his brother Peter, 53. But when Peter decides to bring along Casanova Murat, 37 hopes for a harmonic get together wane thanks to Bernd's ...
Style: road movie
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⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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O roz gatos (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Panos and Archimedes (Panos Michalopoulos and Sotiris Moustakas) are colleagues (teachers) and roommates. The first is a new modern, and the second is more conservative. Panos will attempt to dynamically put Archimedes in life. The second will ...
Plot: unconscious, brunette, disco, greek, beach, lifestyle, reckless driving, happy ending, friend, bikini, summer, bare breasts ...
Time: 80s
Place: greece, athens, athens greece, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Honey and the Pig (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Manos (Christos Loulis) seems to have problems with his love life. He leaves the capital and coercive girlfriend to be close to his only relatives in the province. There, apart from his uncle (Paul Chaikalis) - that is looking frantically for donuts ...
Style: sweet
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Time: 2000s
Place: greece, hellas, athens greece
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59%
Let the Women Wait! (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Three guys related from marrying three sisters (Batzanakides) meet in Northern Greece at Lake Volvi. The two of them (Panos and Michalis) have as have as destination the Thasos Island whilst the third guy (Antonis) comes to see what is happening ...
Style: road movie
Plot: singer, lake, fair, surrealism, satire, women
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Loaf and Camouflage (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The film is the story of a group of soldiers, who, in the course of their compulsory military service in 1967 and 1968, before and during the military dictatorship in Greece, are assigned to the then recently founded Armed Forces Television. This TV ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, witty, offbeat ...
Plot: filmmaking, greek, military, soldier, satire, porn, army, dictatorship, tv station, media satire, military life, rebelliousness ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 80s, 1960s, year 1967
Place: greece, europe, athens, hellas, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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In the Game (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Roland is reached by the illness of'Alzheimer's and his family is the small-care with him, except his grandson JB which n'has that'a single goal to play the final of basketball in Paris. But the parents of JB blocked this ...
Style: road movie, humorous, light, captivating, entertaining
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Theodoros in order to be able to go out with his occasional lovers, he "invented" a non-existent friend from Patras, Lefterakis, and use him as an alibi in wife Fofo. When one day arrives at home, quite suddenly, the non-existent friend ...
Plot: womanizer, imaginary friend, lie, wife, hellenic, unfaithful husband, psychiatrist, greek, maid, fur, misunderstanding, farce
Time: 1960s, 60s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Hollywood Road Trip (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Chaz, a vintage magazine collector, decides to go on a road trip with his friends to Hollywood after discovering his evil landlord's plot to kill the creator of their favorite magazine. With everything at stake, Chaz is forced to choose between ...
Plot: auto mechanic, jogging, masturbation, hit in the face, manipulative behavior, drunken man, male vomiting, convention, playground, landlord, lack of money, diner ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Time of Their Lives (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Determined to gatecrash her ex-lover's funeral on glamorous French hideaway Île de Ré, former Hollywood siren Helen escapes her London retirement home with help of repressed English housewife Priscilla and they hit the road together in a race ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, feel good, road movie
Plot: elderly, friendship, escapades, on the road, golden years, love triangle, road trip, retirement home, bonding, friends, strong female presence, male nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.0
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Our Futures (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Yann who is trying, albeit unsuccessfully, to cope with his life generally and especially bereavement decides to look up Thomas, his best friend from high school. Thomas is thee same crazy character as he ever was and between them they cook up a ...
Style: road movie, light, humorous, captivating, buddy movie ...
Plot: old friend, dream, on the road, friendship, travel, youth, love and romance, camping, tent, cigarette smoking, food, swimming pool ...
Place: paris france, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
A Charming Mass Suicide (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 118 min.
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Plot: mass suicide, road trip, lapland, dance hall, restaurant, aids, marriage, bus, cancer, friend, death, male female relationship ...
Place: spain, france, norway, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.5
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Bad Trip (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: This mix of a scripted buddy comedy road movie and a real hidden camera prank show follows the outrages misadventures of two buds stuck in a rut who embark on a cross-country road trip to NYC. The storyline sets up shocking real pranks.
Style: buddy comedy, funny, feel good, entertaining, anthology ...
Plot: prank, road trip, friends, prison escape, jackass, trick, hidden camera, female psychopath, stolen police car, african american protagonist
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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B*A*P*S (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Can two clueless Georgia homegirls with big hearts -- and even bigger hair -- find happiness, fame and thrills in the swank hills of Beverly? Anything is possible when you are B.A.P.'s. They revive Blakemore's interest for life, and he ...
Style: humorous, biting, cynical, realistic, not serious ...
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Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, beverly hills, usa, california, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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He's a Mad Mad Veggos (1965)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When Thanassis leaves the orphanage tries to do various jobs but with no consolidates. A private detective manages to find his father who is rich. Thanasis will move into his luxurious house but there will come other problems.
Plot: orphanage, manic laughter, convertible, butler, barbershop, rags to riches, hapless, scheme, dream, alone, razor, orphan ...
Place: athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.4
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Rossini (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Zigeuner is on the hunt for the woman of his dreams, a woman who should also play the main role in the film. Meanwhile, ruthless producer Oskar Reiter wants to buy the film rights at all costs - and he is struggling for the love of the beautiful ...
Style: gloomy, emotional, humorous, witty, sexy ...
Plot: restaurant, satire, obsessive quest, artists and showbiz, ambition, couples, money raising, partners, ego clash, blind ambition, dishonesty, intrigue ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Lost in America (1985)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: David and Linda Howard are successful yuppies from LA. When he gets a job disappointment, David convinces Linda that they should quit their jobs, liquidate their assets, and emulate the movie Easy Rider, spending the rest of their lives traveling ...
Style: road movie, humorous, witty, talky, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: satire, yuppie, on the road, fired from the job, couples, self discovery, americana, fish out of water, nothing goes right, promotion, disorder, hopes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, new york, arizona, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Two Tickets to Paradise (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three guys on the verge of forty begin to realize all the best things in their lives happened before they were twenty. A spontaneous road trip adventure gives them a chance to balance the ledger
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, sentimental, realistic
Plot: friendship, midlife crisis, self discovery, ambition, follow your dream, road trip, adolescence vs adulthood, hopes, adventure, escapades, new life, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The New Adventures of Aladdin (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A pair of losers working at department store plan to rob the place after it closes. When a bunch of kids show up begging for a story, the men launch into an improvised version of Aladdin.
Style: entertaining, exciting, romantic, feel good, twists and turns
Plot: fantasy world, escapades, friendship, good versus evil, love and romance, chase, misfit, greed, chases and races, twists & turns, fight, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Discoverers (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Washed-up history professor Lewis Birch takes his begrudging teenagers Zoe and Jack on a road trip to a conference in hopes of jumpstarting his career and reconnecting with his kids. But, when Lewis’s estranged father Stanley goes missing on a ...
Style: humorous, road movie, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: on the road, dysfunctional family, self discovery, family relations, family problems, parents and children, siblings relations, road trip, love, bittersweet, highway travel
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
I'm Dead But I Have Friends (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Four bearded, hairy rock musicians - and Belgians - bury the singer of their group. Out of friendship and to prove to itself that nothing can stop them, they decide to leave on tour to Los Angeles with its ashes. The day before the departure, a ...
Style: road movie, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: friendship, music band, musician, band, rocker, concert, death, funeral, ashes, airplane, airport, train ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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